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Industrial and Commercial Combustion Engineering

This course aims to equip you with the skills and knowledge to work within combustion engineering processes. It will give you an in depth awareness of burner technology; provide comprehensive knowledge of gas safety standards and allow you to make informed decisions on the design, development, installation and commissioning of industrial and commercial combustion systems.

Entry requirements

A minimum of a 2.2 degree or equivalent in an engineering or scientific discipline. We welcome applications from students who may not have formal/traditional entry criteria but who have relevant experience or the ability to pursue the course successfully. Students whose 1st language is not English will require evidence of proficiency in the English language.

Course modules

Modules include: Combustion theory and burner design; burner utilisation and process control; industrial gas safety and regulations; industrial burner commissioning and optimisation; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on coursework (40 percent), examinations (60 per cent) and a dissertation.

Sponsorship information

Study awards include: Vice-Chancellor's Excellence Scholarship; University of Salford student loyalty discount; Country bursary scheme (for international students only).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,035 per Credit (Scotland) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,035 per Credit (Wales) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,035 per Credit (EU) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,035 per Credit (England) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,217 per Credit (International) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,035 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,035 per Credit (EU) 1 years
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,035 per Credit (England) 1 years
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,217 per Credit (International) 1 years
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,035 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,035 per Credit (Scotland) 1 years
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,035 per Credit (Wales) 1 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,035 per Credit (EU) 1 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,035 per Credit (England) 1 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,217 per Credit (International) 1 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,035 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,035 per Credit (Scotland) 1 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,035 per Credit (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Salford Salford M5 4WT North West

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